Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans

 
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 1 donation
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    2 years old and growing like a weed
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President
    Every day that we hear from our partners in China with an update on one of the children we sponsor is a GREAT day! Our hearts swell when we see these children growing and thriving in the hands of the caregivers at Swallow’s Nest. We are thankful to be able to provide life-changing surgeries, life-sustaining...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 2 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 4 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 6 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Pneumonia a real threat in winter
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President, The Red Thread Promise
    Pneumonia is a serious threat to the children we support. This treatable infectious disease is one of the leading causes of death in China: it is the number one cause in rural areas; in urban areas, fourth. Data suggests that there are approximately 2.5 million documented cases of pneumonia in...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 2 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 13 donations
    • 7 months ago
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    A Home for DXX ! ! !
    By - Kathy Korge Albergate - President
    Great news brings huge smiles to our faces. Today held news like this. Remember little DXX from China? She was officially adopted on Monday! Here she is with her forever family (she is in pink). Aren't they beautiful? This is EXACTLY why we fund medical care for orphans in China - so they can enjoy improved health...
    • 8 months ago
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Farewell JH! Hello WZX!
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President, The Red Thread Promise
    You've watched JH grow over the past 18 months, from tiny baby with Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome to a thriving post-surgical toddler in China's Henan Province. JH's progress was fueled by your love and financial suppor through this program. For that we are most grateful!  While we bid farewell to JH and wish him...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 41 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    LuYuan at home
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President
    It is always a joy for us to share success stories with our supporters, to show how your kind hearts and generosity have truly made a difference in the life of a child. Today is one of those joyful days as we share an update on LuYuan. You've watched him grow up: from an infant born with spina bifida, through his...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    A Baby Has Landed
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President, The Red Thread Promise
    Each time we share a new baby's story with you, we are reminded of the poem "The Babies Are Landing" by Joan Margalith:...There are so many places to land on Earth.It all gets decided long before birth.Every baby's landing is carefully plannedat this very moment, in that very land.And it's just as sure as the nose on...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    The toddlers are coming!
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President, The Red Thread Promise
    We can't call these little ones babies anymore! They are growing into beautiful healthy toddlers thanks to your generous donations and continued support. Together we've been providing post-surgical care for little JH following successful surgery for Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome. In our last report he finally made it to the...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Your donations paying off for Baby JH
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President
    Thanks to your generous support of Baby JH, he has now made it to the CCAI website for adoption! He is growing like a weed and beginning to walk following his successful surgery for Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome (TSCS). As we shared in our last report, TSCS is a neurological disorder caused by tissue attachments that...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 113 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Two Bundles of Chinese Joy
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President
    2012 has brought 2 adorable children to our doorstep. Meet Jian Hou and Xin Xin.   Jian Hou came to Swallows Nest (our partner foster home in the Henan Province) in May of 2011 with Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome. TSCS, a condition closely linked to spina bifida, is a neurological disorder caused by tissue attachments...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Baby Xin Xin
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President
    In December 2011, another bundle of joy joined us on this earth, a baby girl named Xin Xin. A moment that should have brought great wonder, brought a dim future for this little one—she was born with spina bifida and hydrocephalus. Hydrocephalus is a buildup of fluid inside the skull, leading to brain swelling. The...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Being well prepared is top priority
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President, The Red Thread Promise
    With winter just around the corner, we are ramping up our fundraising efforts so we are ready to support our next special needs child in China as soon as he or she "walks" through that proverbial door. Why is winter such a concern? Hand-in-hand with the harsh temperatures often comes pneumonia, one of the greatest health...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    The importance of early intervention
    By - Sonya Yencer - Vice President, The Red Thread Promise
    It is with heavy hearts that we have learned first hand about the importance of early medical intervention in treating serious medical conditions like spina bifida, a birth defect where part of the spinal cord is outside the body in a sac. (This condition ranges from little or no disability to full paralysis and inability...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 29 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Gong Li has a family!
    By - Sonja Beals Iribarren - Board Member, The Red Thread Promise
    Gong Li, for whom we bought a walker last year, has found her forever family and has just arrived in the States with them.  And look at Hua, so big and strong now!  Hua is a testament to the power of early surgical intervention in spina bifida.  More children need surgery - there are few more direct ways to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    successful surgery!
    By - Sonja Beals Iribarren - Board Member, The Red Thread Promise
    Lu Yuan, now right over a year old, had his successful surgery for spina bifida with the donation sent by The Red Thread Promise.  His papers have been sent to CCAA in order to make him available for adoption, and he has moved to the Big Kid house and, crawls easily, and walks with assistance.   What a...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Donation Match Challenge: support Yin Xi!
    By - Sonja Beals Iribarren - Board Member, The Red Thread Promise (TRTP)
    We have a new Chinese baby in Swallow's Nest foster home who needs surgery for spina bifida. His name is Yin Xi and he is just 2 weeks old, living at Swallow's Nest. We are announcing our first Spina Bifida Challenge!  We will match any donations toward Yin Xi's treatment dollar for dollar up to $2000 for any...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has received 11 donations
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans posted a progress report
    Hopeful news for Gong Li
    By - Sonja Beals Iribarren - Board Member, The Red Thread Promise (TRTP)
    Gong Li is truly a lucky little girl, having received such generous support in the past, but now she has been given the opportunity of a lifetime. Through the work of The Red Thread Promise in the US and The Swallow's Nest in China, she will be coming from China to the US to stay for a year and receive medical care...
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  • Fund critical surgery for 6 Chinese orphans has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Kathy Korge Albergate

New Orleans, LA United States

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